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Working As A Radio Technician

  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment
  • Interacting With Computers
  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards
  • Deal with People

  • $53,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Radio Technician Do At SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company

* Technician service required will consist of: repair & maintain a P25 simulcast trunking public safety radio communications systems
* Monitor site status and address discovered issues, verify documentation of fielded systems, and interact with end-users to gather information to solve problems
* Perform installations, repairs/replacements, technical evaluations, and assessments of various radio systems(s), telephonic troubleshooting, and/or maintenances of radio systems at ICE radio sites
* Install, troubleshoot, and repair, electronic equipment associated with land mobile radio systems - tests, repairs, and maintain base, mobile, and portable two-way radios and accessory equipment Assemble, connect, and secure such components as transmitters, power supplies, and antenna assemblies
* Program, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair the following LMR assets: APX 7000, APX 7500, XT 5000, XTL 5000, XTL 5000 consolette, Quantar Repeater, Astro
* Tac receiver, Astro
* Tac 3000 comparator, GTR 8000 repeater, GPW 8000 receiver, and GCM 8000 comparator.
* Build radio code plugs for mission critical operations.
* Update CPS software and firmware for all radio programming computers.
* Test, tune and align duplexers, repeaters, portable radios and mobile radios.
* Manage encryption keys using the Motorola Key Management Facility (KMF).
* Encrypt radios using Over-the
* Air
* Rekeying (OTAR) or manually by using the KVL
* Analyze and interpret circuit wiring, logic cable diagrams, complete communication system schematic diagrams, and network specifications for the purpose of installing, troubleshooting, or maintaining the system or device.
* Create and maintain end-to-end documentation associated with communications system installation and maintenance
* Provide emergency on call service to maintain mission critical systems
* May operate and maintain mobile electronic service shop truck or other service vehicles

What Does A Radio Technician Do At Wastren Advantage

* Support software changes on PBX which includes adds, moves, and changes of phone numbers
* Support hardware maintenance on PBX which includes board level troubleshooting of system
* Interface with Telecommunication providers to support new services and troubleshoot problems
* Support hardware and software changes on radio system
* Generates reports utilizing call accounting software on radio and PBX systems
* Evaluates and prioritizes solutions with users and communicates estimated resolution times.
* Any other duties as assigned by management
* GENERAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE:
* Well-developed oral and written communication skills
* Understands and practices customer satisfaction as a top priority
* Functions effectively in a team environment
* Meets task and project deadlines under stressful situations
* Other technical, cyber security and general administrative duties as assigned
* Customer satisfaction is TOP PRIORITY

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Radio Technician Career Paths

Radio Technician
Field Service Technician Systems Administrator Consultant
Service Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Field Service Technician Systems Administrator Engineer
Engineering Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Field Service Technician Service Manager Owner
Maintenance Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Telecommunications Specialist Project Manager
Engineering Director
13 Yearsyrs
Telecommunications Specialist Systems Administrator Team Leader
Maintenance Supervisor
7 Yearsyrs
Telecommunications Specialist Network Engineer Lead Technician
Technical Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Owner Project Superintendent Quality Control Manager
Technical Services Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Owner Construction Superintendent Field Manager
Field Operation Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Lead Technician Engineering Manager Manager, Systems Engineering
Director Of Systems Engineering
12 Yearsyrs
Lead Technician Technical Manager
Chief Technologist
7 Yearsyrs
Electrician Foreman Shop Foreman
Lead Mechanic
6 Yearsyrs
Electrician Maintenance Lead Technician
Maintenance Lead Person
6 Yearsyrs
Electrician Hvac Technician
Maintenance Lead Technician
7 Yearsyrs
Manager Operations Manager Operations Project Manager
Regional Project Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Network Administrator Senior Technologist Senior Service Technician
Service Technician Lead
6 Yearsyrs
Radio Frequency Engineer Quality Assurance Lead Quality Assurance Supervisor
Systems Supervisor
5 Yearsyrs
Radio Frequency Engineer Senior Electrical Engineer Electrical Superintendent
Electrical & Instrumentation Supervisor
10 Yearsyrs
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Radio Technician Demographics

Gender

Male

84.6%

Unknown

7.8%

Female

7.7%
Ethnicity

White

62.4%

Hispanic or Latino

15.7%

Black or African American

11.3%

Asian

6.5%

Unknown

4.1%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

48.3%

French

10.3%

German

10.3%

Vietnamese

6.9%

Arabic

6.9%

Swedish

3.4%

Czech

3.4%

Carrier

3.4%

Tagalog

3.4%

Italian

3.4%
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Radio Technician Education

Schools

Community College of the Air Force

22.6%

University of Phoenix

21.0%

A-Technical College

5.6%

The Academy

4.0%

Corning Community College

4.0%

ECPI University

3.2%

Saint Louis University-

3.2%

University of Maryland - University College

3.2%

Salt Lake Community College

3.2%

Old Dominion University

3.2%

Montclair State University

3.2%

Liberty University

3.2%

Aims Community College

3.2%

Missouri University of Science and Technology

2.4%

Texas State Technical College - Waco

2.4%

George Washington University

2.4%

Bryant & Stratton College-Buffalo

2.4%

Arizona State University

2.4%

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

2.4%

Troy University

2.4%
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Majors

Electrical Engineering

29.4%

Electrical Engineering Technology

13.5%

Business

10.0%

Communication

5.2%

Computer Information Systems

4.6%

General Studies

3.7%

Computer Networking

3.5%

Information Technology

3.4%

Digital Media

3.2%

Computer Science

3.2%

Liberal Arts

2.7%

Management

2.7%

Education

2.7%

Automotive Technology

2.0%

Criminal Justice

2.0%

Engineering

1.9%

Industrial Technology

1.7%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

1.7%

Project Management

1.5%

Music

1.4%
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Degrees

Other

33.1%

Bachelors

27.8%

Associate

24.5%

Certificate

5.7%

Masters

5.3%

Diploma

2.8%

License

0.5%

Doctorate

0.2%
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Average Yearly Salary
$53,000
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$28,000
Min 10%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Median 50%
$101,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
State of Maryland
Highest Paying City
Sacramento, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Avg Experience Level
4.1 years
How much does a Radio Technician make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Radio Technician in the United States is $53,524 per year or $26 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $28,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $101,000.

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Top Skills for A Radio Technician

  1. Radio Systems
  2. Test Equipment
  3. Communication Systems
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Assisted in the incorporation of radio networks into combat environments assisted unit with Integrating SATCOM radio systems into several Battalions.
  • Conduct functional analysis on electronic control modules using automated test equipment and evaluate unit failures by interpreting software listings.
  • Repaired and maintained various communication systems, preforming in-depth troubleshooting analysis along with preventive maintenance.
  • Provide maintenance on VHF LMR equipment on towers over 100 feet and above with changing aircraft warning lights/beacons and checking cables.
  • Used precision measurement equipment to maintain tactical VHF/UHF radio communication systems.

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Top 10 Best States for Radio Technicians

  1. Louisiana
  2. Wisconsin
  3. Wyoming
  4. Maine
  5. Colorado
  6. Maryland
  7. District of Columbia
  8. New York
  9. New Hampshire
  10. New Jersey
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